BAMBOO Pleioblastus simonii 'Variegatus'

Inconsistent white striping on some leaves. This is a vigorous bamboo growing in dense clumps to 12-15 feet. Very hardy
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BAMBOO Pleioblastus simonii 'Variegatus'

 
  • Evergreen
    Mid-green, linear to to lance-shaped leaves to 20cm (8in) long, finely downy beneath
  • Height
    3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft) or more
  • Bamboo
    Upright, woody bamboo with hollow canes which have a waxy bloom and 3 branches at each white node
  • Tall Shrub
  • Hardy - cold winter Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold, dry winds
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - syn. Arundinaria simonii 'Variegata'
  • Pests & Diseases
    none
  • Place of origin
    Japan
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Woodland garden
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
    Silver variegated
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate see photos above
  • Linear
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
3m (10ft)
bamboo - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft) or more
 

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